13 Jan, 2008

Today, Justice Bhagwandas was placed…

13 Jan, 2008

Today, Justice Bhagwandas was placed under house arrest in Karachi — read more in Teeth Maestro. And yesterday, shortly before a lawyers’ rally was scheduled to take place in...

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13 Jan, 2008

It has almost been two a little …

13 Jan, 2008

It has almost been two a little over two weeks since BB was killed, but life is slowly shifting to a dull normalcy. Today, I briefly attended a Women’s...

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11 Jan, 2008

Around the city, billboards and writings…

11 Jan, 2008

Around the city, billboards and writings welcoming Benazir are scattered on walls and roundabouts. But Benazir is gone, and a sense of depression and grief pervails. The January 7...

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09 Jan, 2008

Today, we drive to the Sea Wall with Minal's cousin…

09 Jan, 2008

Today, we drive to the Sea Wall with Minal’s cousin to attend her classical Indian dance class taught by dancer-performer Sheema Kirmani, who also runs a theater group called...

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05 Jan, 2008

One Coup Per Dictator

05 Jan, 2008

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02 Jan, 2008

Ten days ago, in a nighttime conversation…

02 Jan, 2008

Ten days ago, in a nighttime conversation in our home, my father grimly forecasts: “There will be much bloodshed before the elections.” No one thought that Benazir would get...

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